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Men of Valor

In this episode of “Exegetically Speaking” . . .

Dr. Aubrey Buster, Assistant Professor in Old Testament, ponders how a Hebrew expression can have different meanings in different books and contexts. She uses an example where “man of valor” can describe the notorious Jephthah in Judges and also the upright Boaz in the book of Ruth.Unknown-3

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In Pain You Shall Bring Forth Children

In this episode of “Exegetically Speaking” . . .

Rabbi Steven Bob joins David Capes in the studio to offer his insight into a challenging statement from Genesis 3:16: “in pain you shall bring forth children.” A careful look at the term in Hebrew translated as “pain” may be better understood as “sorrow” in this passage.Rabbi Steven Bob

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The Open Sword

In this edition of “Exegetically Speaking” . . .

Dr. Adam Miglio, Associate Professor of Archaeology at Wheaton College, draws upon how an “open sword” was understood in the ancient Near East to inform a reading of Ezekiel 21:28. A fascinating reflection on Babylon as God’s sword in that chapter.Adam Miglio wheaton

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Cover Me with Your Wings

In this edition of “Exegetically Speaking” . . .

Dr. Michael Graves, Armerding Professor of Biblical Studies, considers some of the challenging passages in Ruth and looks at how reading the text in Hebrew can illumine these verses.

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Dr. Michael Graves, Wheaton College Bible and History Department

 

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Trying to Sing the Oldest Song

Dr. Michelle Knight, Assistant Professor of Old Testament and Semitic Languages at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, considers how knowledge of Semitic languages can help in understanding one of the Bible’s most ancient poems—Deborah’s song in Judges 5. Michelle Knight

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